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Puppets Without Strings (Science for Everyone) – Varshavsky, Pospelov

In this post, we will see the book Puppets Without Strings: Reflections on the Evolution and Control of Some Man-Made Systems by V. I. Varshavsky, D. A. Pospelov. This is another book in the Science For Everyone series. About the … Continue reading

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The Magic of Galaxies and Stars – Gurevich, Chernin

In this post, we will see the book The Magic of Galaxies and Stars L. E. Gurevich and A. D. Chernin About the book This book is ideal for those who wish to start learning about the intriguing modem concepts of … Continue reading

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Theoretical Mechanics – A Short Course -Targ

In this post, we will see the book Theoretical Mechanics – A Short Course by S. Targ. About the book This Short Course of Theoretical Mechanics is designed for students of higher and secondary technical schools. It treats of the … Continue reading

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The Minor Planets – Zigel

In this post, we will see the book The Minor Planet by F. Zigel. About the book Studies of the asteroids and their relationship to meteroids and comets are discussed, and details are given on the more interesting asteroids. Direct astronomical observation … Continue reading

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The Structure Of Atoms And Molecules – Kondryatev

In this post, we will see the book The Structure Of Atoms And Molecules by V. Kondryatev. About the book The book covers a wide range of topics regarding the quantum mechanical structure of atoms and molecules. The book starts … Continue reading

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Philosophical Problems of Elementary Particle Physics – Kuznetsov, Omel’Yanovskii (Eds.)

In this post, we will see a volume Philosophical problems of elementary particle physics – edited by I. V. Kuznetsov and M. E. Omel’Yanovskii. About the book The study of microprocesses has brought to light previously unknown features of physical … Continue reading

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A Bookful of Beasts – Mayakovsky

In this post, we will see the book A Bookful of Beasts by Vladimir Mayakovsky. About the book The book is a picture book that describes various animals like elephants, llamas, giraffes, penguins, monkeys, camels, crocodiles, zebras, pelicans, bison, ostriches, … Continue reading

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